Gorgeous teacup Stirling engine, spotted in the MAKE Flickr pool.

From MAKE magazine:


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We have a teacup Stirling engine project in MAKE, Volume 17.

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

  • SoLasVegas

    For those of you who are wondering, these are available as a kit on Ebay or from this website:

    They look to be beautifully crafted, and are available in many different colors. There is also an inverted model available.

    • SoLasVegas

      Sorry, the link above isn’t working because of the period at the end. Here it is again:

      • Roeurn

        I really thought this was a Stirling Tea Bag Dipper:(